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Second Democratic Party Website Hacked
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
In a DNC-like attack, pro-Russian hackers broke into a website belonging to the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee, FireEye says.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 7/29/2016
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5 Things We Know So Far About The DNC Hack
Steve Zurier, Freelance Writer
News
The plot thickens this week as Donald Trump openly calls on Russia to release Hillary Clinton’s emails. All roads appear to lead to Russia in the DNC -- and now possibly the DCCC -- hacks.
By Steve Zurier Freelance Writer, 7/29/2016
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Microsoft Cutting 2,850 More Jobs In Smartphone Business, Sales
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
The Redmond giant reveals in a regulatory filing that it's planning another round of job cuts in addition to the 1,850 cuts it announced in May.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 7/29/2016
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DNC Leak: US Intel Chief Says It's Too Soon To Attribute Blame
Dark Reading Staff,
News
James Clapper suggests the email leak was an act by a nation-state and not some hacking group.
By Dark Reading Staff , 7/29/2016
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Apple's Project Titan Focuses On Autonomous Driving Software
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
Apple is bulking up its and sharpening the focus of its Project Titan team with the hiring of Dan Dodge, the former head of BlackBerry’s automotive software division.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/29/2016
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How to Roll Your Own Threat Intelligence Team
Adam Meyers, VP of Intelligence, CrowdStrike
Commentary
A lot of hard work needs to go into effectively implementing an intelligence-driven security model. It starts with five critical factors.
By Adam Meyers VP of Intelligence, CrowdStrike, 7/29/2016
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Amazon's Second Quarter Puts Competition In Rearview Mirror
Charles Babcock, Editor at Large, Cloud
News
Amazon's cloud unit is disappointing competitors if they hoped it would slow down. In announcing its second quarter results, the company reported that its Amazon Web Services division grew at a 58% rate.
By Charles Babcock Editor at Large, Cloud, 7/29/2016
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How An Agricultural Data Firm Puts The Cloud To Work
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
Integration -- connecting computing services to one another -- used to mean bringing in expensive consultants, investing in custom programming, and dealing with long timelines. But modern cloud-based options could make integration only a matter of dragging icons and filling in form fields, work that can often be done without a developer. Here's what it means to IT professionals.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/29/2016
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Oracle NetSuite Buy Creates Serious Cloud Contender
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Oracle announced plans to buy cloud-based ERP provider NetSuite, a company backed by Oracle CTO Larry Ellison. But how will the two companies resolve the overlap in functionality between their product portfolios?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/29/2016
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8 Hot Gadgets Every Geek Needs For Summer Vacation
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
If you're looking to beat the heat, embark on a foreign adventure, or explore your own backyard, here are some gadgets that will help you make the most of your journey.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/29/2016
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Google Adds New Kernel-Level Protections For Android
Jai Vijayan, Freelance writer
News
Measures include kernel memory controls and features to reduce attack surface.
By Jai Vijayan Freelance writer, 7/28/2016
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Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook Discuss STEM Funding, Immigration Reform
Dawn Kawamoto, Freelance Writer and Editor
News
During the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation panel in Philadelphia, Facebook, Amazon, and Microsoft representatives issued another call to action for increased STEM funding and for revisions to the nation's immigration policy.
By Dawn Kawamoto Freelance Writer and Editor, 7/28/2016
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IDC: Samsung Leads Smartphone Market, iPhone Shipments Decline
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
In the second quarter of this year, total smartphone shipments were essentially flat compared to the same period in 2015, according to a new report from IDC. Samsung and Apple still lead the market.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/28/2016
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Multiple Major Security Products Open To Big Vulns Via 'Hooking Engines'
Ericka Chickowski, Contributing Writer, Dark Reading
News
Black Hat USA talk will show how flawed implementation of hooking techniques are putting security and other software at risk.
By Ericka Chickowski Contributing Writer, Dark Reading, 7/28/2016
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1 Billion iPhones Sold: A Look Back
Eric Zeman,
Commentary
Apple says iPhone sales have surpassed 1 billion, a major milestone for any product.
By Eric Zeman , 7/28/2016
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Ford, MIT Testing Pedestrian-Conscious Electric Shuttles
Nathan Eddy, Freelance Writer
News
The partnership between Ford and students at MIT represents another step in electric vehicle technology and the use of autonomous vehicle technology to make roads safer for pedestrians.
By Nathan Eddy Freelance Writer, 7/28/2016
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Snowflake Cloud Data Warehouse Update Storms Market
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
News
Snowflake Computing has added automated administration features to its built-for-the-cloud modern data warehouse that enables analysis of multiple data types, big and small.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 7/28/2016
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KPMG Study: Breaches Up, Security Spending Down
Terry Sweeney, Contributing Editor
News
81 percent admitted to a recent breach but less than half said they'd invested more in security as a result
By Terry Sweeney Contributing Editor, 7/28/2016
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How To Stay Safe On The Black Hat Network: ‘Don’t Connect To It’
Neil R. Wyler (Grifter), Threat Hunting and Incident Response Specialist, RSA
Commentary
Black Hat attendees may have changed their titles and now carry business cards but hackers gotta hack and there’s no better place to do it than Black Hat.
By Neil R. Wyler (Grifter) Threat Hunting and Incident Response Specialist, RSA, 7/28/2016
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Dropbox Rolls Out Tools To Ease IT Admin Experience
Thomas Claburn, Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility
News
The cloud storage and collaboration company's business users are getting tools that aim to make managing groups and data easier.
By Thomas Claburn Editor at Large, Enterprise Mobility, 7/28/2016
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